Farmers' Market Blog and Updates for Artisan Farmers Market Society
December 17, 2016

Holiday Eating: Near and Far 

Dear Artisan Customers, Visitors and Vendors,  I’d like to take this opportunity to wish you all a festive holiday season and share a few seasonal thoughts on holiday food traditions. Please take a moment to consider how far some of your ingredients will have traveled and how close others can be sourced. In my house, we have […]

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Holiday Market open for Christmas Shopping at Lonsdale Quay

The North Shore is a buzz this weekend with holiday activities kicking off the 2016 holiday season. Holiday Market held alongside Etsy Vancouver and North Vancouver’s Christmas Festival Artisan Farmers’ Market Society is holding its first ever Holiday Market alongside Etsy Vancouver at the Pipe Shop, City of North Vancouver’s Christmas Festival at the Shipyards […]

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November 9, 2016

The Winston Churchill of Farmers Markets

As most of you have read, Lyn’s retirement party was a blast. The meal was so beautifully prepared by selected chefs Edwin and Elizabeth from the Clean Plate Catering company, using many of the meats, fish, veggies and other goodies from the vendors of Artisan. For those of you who were unable to attend, one of […]

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November 9, 2016

Feel the Love Lyn!

Burnaby Artisan Farmers Market Manager, Ron Gorman, closed the 2016 season shooting this great farewell video tribute to retiring General Manager, Lyn Hainstock. Awesome job Ron! Great way to capture “The Love”, appreciation and admiration Lyn receives from the market vendors. In the video, Natalie Forstbauer briefly explains the important role her mother Marie Forstbauer played in helping […]

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October 1, 2015

Featured Vendor: TLC Cozy Bags

TLC Cozy Bags Thu Pham:  It all started with my  friend Lisa giving me a hot/cold pad as a present 9 years ago.  My family loved using it so much that I asked her to teach me how to sew and the two of us got into making them to sell at farmers markets and craft fairs […]

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